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Author: Paul Griffin | Narrator: Joe Rodriguez
Release Date: January 22, 2019
Best friends Ray and Jose are not your typical teenagers. They've escaped foster care and juvenile detention centers to live on their own together in an abandoned stationhouse in New York City's Ten Mile River Park. Ray and Jose are as close as broth...
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Author: Una LaMarche | Narrator: Adenrele Ojo
Release Date: September 01, 2015
From the author of Like No Other, the novel Entertainment Weekly calls "One of the most poignant and star-crossed love stories since The Fault in Our Stars": What if the last hope to save your family is the person who broke it up to begin w...
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Author: Andy Mulligan | Narrator: Full Cast
Release Date: October 26, 2010
In an unnamed Third World country, in the not-so-distant future, three “dumpsite boys” make a living picking through the mountains of garbage on the outskirts of a large city. One unlucky-lucky day, Raphael finds something very special an...
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Author: Matthew Quick | Narrator: Cynthia Holloway
Release Date: May 11, 2010
“This special book dares us to embrace audacious hope. Amber Appleton is my hero.”—Sara Zarr, author of Once Was Lost and National Book Award finalist Story of a Girl Amber Appleton lives in a bus. Ever since her mom’s bo...
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Author: Joyce Maynard | Narrator: Joel Johnstone
Release Date: October 13, 2009
The minute the school bus carrying Nate Chance and his little sister, Junie, pulls up in front of his family’s farmhouse, Nate can tell something’s terribly wrong: Somehow his father has been wounded by a gunshot. Nate sees him stagger ac...
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Author: Virginia Euwer Wolff | Narrator: Heather Alicia Simms
Release Date: February 03, 2009
We have a multitudeof obstacles to overcome here.We’ll begin.    When LaVaughn was little, the obstacles in her life didn’t seem so bad. If she had a fight with Myrtle or Annie, it would never last long. If she was mad...
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Author: Virginia Euwer Wolff | Narrator: Heather Alicia Simms
Release Date: January 13, 2009
National Book Award winner Virginia Euwer Wolff completes her award-winning Make Lemonade trilogy.LaVaughn has struggled to get out of the projects and into nursing school. Now she’s one step away from her goal of college. But to her great shoc...
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Author: Virginia Euwer Wolff | Narrator: Heather Alicia Simms
Release Date: January 13, 2009
We have a multitudeof obstacles to overcome here.We’ll begin.    When LaVaughn was little, the obstacles in her life didn’t seem so bad. If she had a fight with Myrtle or Annie, it would never last long. If she was mad...
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Author: Christopher Paul Curtis | Narrator: Michael Boatman
Release Date: July 10, 2007
Luther T. Farrell has got to get out of Flint, Michigan.As his best friend Sparky says, “Flint’s nothing but the Titanic.”And his mother, a.k.a. the Sarge, says, “Take my advice and stay off the sucker path.”The Sarge mi...
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Author: K. L. Going | Narrator: Stephen Hoye
Release Date: October 10, 2006
When Iggy Corso gets kicked out of high school, there’s no one for him to tell. His mother has gone off, his father is stoned on the couch, and because the phone’s been disconnected, even the social worker can’t get through. So he l...
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